The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for LoadRunner skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 85 84
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 0 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 0.77% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category - 5.74% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 10
Median salary - £65,000 £86,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -24.41%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -23.80% +5.00%  

LoadRunner is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 128 122 155
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 19.39% 13.36% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 101 91 106
Median salary £46,250 £53,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.95% +13.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing LoadRunner as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for LoadRunner in Bedfordshire

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for LoadRunner in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT jobs citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sun